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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236734
Last updated: 6 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-181 Cherokee Archer II
Owner/operator:Shropshire Aero Club Ltd
Registration: G-BSKW
C/n / msn: 2890138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Compton Abbas Airfield (EGHA), Shaftesbury, Dorset, -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:Compton Abbas Airfield (EGHA), Shaftesbury, Dorset, UK
The aircraft encountered turbulence just before touchdown and drifted to the right, where the starboard main wheel struck and broke off the threshold marker board which flew up and hit the starboard wing trailing edge. Minor damage was caused to the starboard wing, flaps and undercarriage.

Sources: - AAIB Bulletin No: 10/96 Ref: EW/G96/08/22


Photo of G-BSKW courtesy

Coventry - Baginton (EGBE / CVT)
26 September 2010; (c) John Allan

Sleap Airfield (EGCV), Harmer Hill Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK. - 23rd December 2007

Revision history:

06-Jun-2020 17:50 Peter Clarke Added
06-Jun-2020 17:51 harro Updated [Operator]

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